The Newcastle Eagles came through a frantic encounter with the Guildford Heat to take a 104-97 advantage in their BBL Championship Playoff quarter-final first leg. The Eagles, who have won the Playoffs in four of the last six seasons, have not lost to the Heat in four games this season. Newcastle were led by Reggie…
BBL Championship Playoffs
BBL Championship Play-off Quarter Final Newcastle Eagles 102 (28,54,79) (Smith 29, Stewart/Sullivan 14) Worthing Thunder 74 (12,30,55) (Bratton 19, Cricelli 16, Zabas 11) The BBL League champions secured their place in the semi-finals of the BBL Championship Play-offs after a comfortable 102-74 quarter-final victory over the Worthing Thunder at the Newcastle Arena on Friday night….
Newcastle Eagles 87 (36,51,70) (Moore 22, Jackson 19, Defoe 18) Everton Tigers 84 (17,40,52) (Midgley 36, Babalola 25, Bailey 8) Newcastle Eagles won their fourth BBL Championship Play-off title in five years on Sunday by beating Everton Tigers 87-84 in a thrilling game at the National Indoor Arena in Birmingham in British basketball’s showpiece event….